The year 1797 has a special significance of its own in India and world history. Let us know some such important events of the year 1797 such as: born famous people, death of famous people, war treaty, independence of a country, invention of new technology, change of power, important national and international day etc., knowing which your general Knowledge will increase.
|Scotland geologist Charles Lyle was born. He was the first to lay the foundation of the scientific principles of geology.
|The famous Urdu poet Mirza Ghalib was born in Agra, Uttar Pradesh.
|Lord Cornwallis was sworn in as Governor General of Bengal.
|More than 41 thousand people died in the devastating earthquake in Quito, the capital of Ecuador.
|John Adams became the second President of the US, before he was the Vice President.
|The Treaty of Tripoli, a peace treaty between the United States and Ottoman Tripolitania, was signed in Algiers.
|William Tate surrendered to the British at Fishguard.
|John Adams was sworn in as the second President of the United States.
|The Spithead and North Rebellion began in the British Royal Navy.
|William Wilberford married Barbara Ann Spooner.
|The first ascent of the great mountain 4,622 was made in Adirondack, New York.
|Horatio Nelson was wounded in the Battle of Santa Cruz, in which he lost one of his hands.
|Massacre of Tranent: British soldiers attack protesters against enforced recruitment to militia in Trent, Scotland, killing 12 people.
|The US frigate constitution in Boston launched Old Ironsides.
|The Treaty of Campo Formio ended the first coalition war.
|The Prussian heir apparent, Frederick William, became King of Prussia as Frederick William III.
|Napoleon made a successful French charge against Fort l 'aiguillet to secure Tallon.
|The first official Italian tricolour was adopted by the government of the Cispadane Republic.
|French Revolutionary Wars: A naval battle off the coast of Brittany between two British frigates and a French ship of the line ended with over 900 deaths when the latter ran aground.
|Citizens of Verona, Italy began a failed eight-day rebellion against the French occupied forces.
|After dropping 3,200 feet (980 m) above hydrogen balloon, Andre-Jacques Garnerin first used parachute parachute (planned picture) to parachutes.